Kia Sportage: Air cleaner - Maintenance - Kia Sportage Owner's ManualKia Sportage: Air cleaner

Element replacement Have the air cleaner element checked and replaced in accordance

Element replacement Have the air cleaner element checked and replaced in accordance with the maintenance schedule.

NOTICE Do not drive with the air cleaner removed; this will result in excessive engine wear.

CAUTION - Engine Driving without an air cleaner encourages backfiring, which could cause a fire in the engine compartment.

    Lubricants and fluids
    Checking the washer fluid level The reservoir is translucent so that you can check the level with a quick visual inspection. Check the fluid level in the washer fluid reservoir and add fluid if ...

    Climate control air filter
    The climate control air filter installed behind the glove box filters the dust or other pollutants that come into the vehicle from the outside through the heating and air conditioning system. If ...

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    To Turn Everything Off
    Turning the fan speed control dial all the way to the left shuts the system off. Keep the system off for short periods only. To keep stale air and mustiness from collecting, you should have ...

    Important child restraint precautions
    WARNING: Always make sure your child is secured properly in a device that is appropriate for their height, age and weight. Child safety restraints must be purchased separately from the vehicle. ...

    Towing a disabled vehicle
    Proper towing or lifting equipment is required to prevent damage to your vehicle. Use of safety chains is recommended. Attach towing device to main structural members of the vehicle, not to bump ...